Kevin Lindsey Thomas, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Member in the Duke Clinical Research Institute
Campus mail Dept of Medicine, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 668-2688
Email address kevin.thomas@duke.edu
In Their Words

Education and Training

  • Fellow in Cardiology, Medicine, Duke University, 2004 - 2007
  • Chief Resident in Medicine (DUMC), Medicine, Duke University, 2003 - 2004
  • Fellow in Cardiology, Medicine, Duke University, 2002 - 2003
  • Resident in Medicine, Medicine, Duke University, 1999 - 2002
  • M.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1999

Publications

Sutter, Joanne S., Yuliya Lokhnygina, James P. Daubert, Tristram Bahnson, Kevin Jackson, Jason I. Koontz, Albert Y. Sun, et al. “Safety and efficacy outcomes of left atrial posterior wall isolation compared to pulmonary vein isolation and pulmonary vein isolation with linear ablation for the treatment of persistent atrial fibrillation.” Am Heart J 220 (February 2020): 89–96. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ahj.2019.11.010.

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31805423
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Thomas, Kevin L., Lonnie T. Sullivan, Sana M. Al-Khatib, Nancy Allen LaPointe, Sam Sears, Andrzej S. Kosinski, Larry R. Jackson, Valentina Kutyifa, and Eric D. Peterson. “Videos to reduce racial disparities in ICD therapy Via Innovative Designs (VIVID) trial: Rational, design and methodology.” Am Heart J 220 (February 2020): 59–67. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ahj.2019.10.011.

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Black-Maier, Eric, Benjamin A. Steinberg, Kevin M. Trulock, Frances Wang, Yuliya Lokhnygina, Wanda O’Neal, Sana Al-Khatib, et al. “Effectiveness of catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation according to heart failure etiology.” Journal of Arrhythmia 36, no. 1 (February 2020): 84–92. https://doi.org/10.1002/joa3.12291.

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Wilson, Jimica B., Larry R. Jackson, Francis E. Ugowe, Terrell Jones, George S. A. Yankey, Colin Marts, and Kevin L. Thomas. “Racial and Ethnic Differences in Treatment and Outcomes of Severe Aortic Stenosis: A Review.” Jacc Cardiovasc Interv 13, no. 2 (January 27, 2020): 149–56. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcin.2019.08.056.

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Black-Maier, Eric, Alice Parish, Benjamin A. Steinberg, Cynthia L. Green, Zak Loring, Adam S. Barnett, Sana M. Al-Khatib, et al. “Predicting atrial fibrillation recurrence after ablation in patients with heart failure: Validity of the APPLE and CAAP-AF risk scoring systems.” Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 42, no. 11 (November 2019): 1440–47. https://doi.org/10.1111/pace.13805.

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Ali-Ahmed, Fatima, Daniel Matlock, Emily P. Zeitler, Kevin L. Thomas, David E. Haines, and Sana M. Al-Khatib. “Physicians' perceptions of shared decision-making for implantable cardioverter-defibrillators: Results of a physician survey.” J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 30, no. 11 (November 2019): 2420–26. https://doi.org/10.1111/jce.14178.

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Greene, Stephen J., Adam D. DeVore, Shubin Sheng, Gregg C. Fonarow, Javed Butler, Robert M. Califf, Adrian F. Hernandez, et al. “Representativeness of a Heart Failure Trial by Race and Sex: Results From ASCEND-HF and GWTG-HF.” Jacc Heart Fail 7, no. 11 (November 2019): 980–92. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jchf.2019.07.011.

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Borne, Ryan T., Tiffany Randolph, Yongfei Wang, Jeptha P. Curtis, Pamela N. Peterson, Frederick A. Masoudi, Amneet Sandhu, et al. “Analysis of Temporal Trends and Variation in the Use of Defibrillation Testing in Contemporary Practice.” Jama Netw Open 2, no. 10 (October 2, 2019): e1913553. https://doi.org/10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.13553.

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Sullivan, Lonnie T., Hillary Mulder, Karen Chiswell, Linda K. Shaw, Tracy Y. Wang, Larry R. Jackson, and Kevin L. Thomas. “Racial differences in long-term outcomes among black and white patients with drug-eluting stents.” Am Heart J 214 (August 2019): 46–53. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ahj.2019.04.005.

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Ofili, Elizabeth O., Laura E. Schanberg, Barbara Hutchinson, Felix Sogade, Icilma Fergus, Phillip Duncan, Joe Hargrove, et al. “The Association of Black Cardiologists (ABC) Cardiovascular Implementation Study (CVIS): A Research Registry Integrating Social Determinants to Support Care for Underserved Patients.” Int J Environ Res Public Health 16, no. 9 (May 10, 2019). https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph16091631.

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